Undergraduate Education Law and Legal Definition

Education level taken prior to gaining a first degree is undergraduate education. In the U. S, university entry level is under graduation. Students with higher degrees are known as graduates. In many jurisdictions, undergraduate education is post-secondary education up to the level of a bachelor's degree.

Undergraduate studies are a two-year or four-year program at a college or university. Undergraduate studies are undertaken after secondary school graduation. Undergraduate studies lead to a associate or bachelor's degree.